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Buceros hydrocorax (Rufous Hornbill)

Wikipedia Abstract

The rufous hornbill (Buceros hydrocorax), also known as Philippine hornbill and locally as kalaw (pronounced kah-lau), is a large species of hornbill.
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Infraspecies

Buceros hydrocorax hydrocorax (Rufous hornbill)
Buceros hydrocorax mindanensis (Southern Rufous Hornbill) (Attributes)
Buceros hydrocorax semigaleatus (Rufous hornbill)

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
16
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
47
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 12.7222
EDGE Score: 3.31216

Attributes

Diet [1]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Frugivore, Granivore
Diet - Fruit [1]  40 %
Diet - Invertibrates [1]  20 %
Diet - Seeds [1]  40 %
Forages - Canopy [1]  60 %
Forages - Mid-High [1]  20 %
Forages - Understory [1]  10 %
Forages - Ground [1]  10 %
Clutch Size [2]  3

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Luzon montane rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Luzon rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Luzon tropical pine forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Mindanao montane rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mindanao-Eastern Visayas rain forests Philippines Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Philippines Philippines Yes

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Colchester Zoo
Jurong Birdpark, Singaporemindanensis
Novosibirsk Zoological Park
Ouwehand Zoo
Parc Paradisio S.A.hydrocorax
Parc Zoologique de La Palmyrehydrocorax
Vogelpark (Birdpark) Avifaunahydrocorax
Zoologicka zahrada Liberec

Distribution

Southern Asia;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
2Jetz W, Sekercioglu CH, Böhning-Gaese K (2008) The Worldwide Variation in Avian Clutch Size across Species and Space PLoS Biol 6(12): e303. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0060303
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access